Richard Nowak MD, MS

Assistant Professor of Neurology; Director, Program in Clinical & Translational Neuromuscular Research; Director, Yale Myasthenia Gravis Clinic

Specialties & Subspecialties

Neurology: ALS/Myasthenia Gravis and Neuromuscular Disorders | Neurophysiology

Education & Training

  • B.S., Loyola University of Chicago (1997)
  • M.S., Northwestern University (1999)
  • M.D., Drexel University College of Medicine (2007)
  • Residency, Yale-New Haven Hospital , Neurology (2008 - 2011)
  • Fellowship, Yale-New Haven Hospital , Neuromuscular Medicine (2011 - 2012)
  • Resident, Yale-New Haven Hospital , Internal Medicine (2007 - 2008)

Patient Care

Accepts New Patients? Yes | Patient Type: Adult | Accepts referrals from patients

Clinical Interests

Myasthenia Gravis; Guillian-Barre Syndrome (GBS); CIDP; Immune Therapies; Neuropathy; Charcot Marie Tooth Disease; ALS.

Board Certifications

  • Neurology, Board Eligible
  • Neuromuscular Medicine, Board Eligible

Clinical Trials

ConditionsStudy Title
Guillain-Barré Syndrome and Miller Fisher SyndromeInternational GBS Outcome Study
Myasthenia GravisB Cell Targeted Treatment In Myasthenia Gravis: A Phase II Trial of Rituximab In Myasthenia Gravis
Refractory Generalized Myasthenia GravisA Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled, Multi-Center Study to Evaluate the Safety and Efficacy of Eculizumab in Subjects with Refractory Generalized Myasthenia Gravis (gMG)

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